How does the Website work?
What type of Personal Information do we collect from you and how do we use it?
Gibson does not require you to provide us with any Personal Information in order to use the Website. Unless you provide Personal Information to us, we will not collect any Personal Information from you. However, in order to sign-up for the Music Rising newsletter or similar e-mail updates, or to make a donation to us, you will need to provide certain Personal Information to us.
If you make a donation to us, the Personal Information you provide may include without limitation your name, address, email address and credit card and billing information, which we or an authorized third party on our behalf will use to process your donation and issue a tax receipt to you. If you request to receive the Music Rising newsletter or similar e-mail updates you will need to provide us with your email address, which we will use to provide you with such information.
In order to enable you to make donations and receive updates, we will share your Personal Information with third parties authorized to act on our behalf, including without limitation credit card processing, banking and other service providers. If you elect to make a donation through the Website, information you provide to authorized third parties on our behalf will be subject to the policies and procedures of such third parties, over which Music Rising has no control.
We will not sell, hire or release your Personal Information to any other third parties, unless we believe the release of such information is necessary (i) to comply with the law (e.g. a legal process or a statutory authorization), (ii) to protect or enforce our rights, or (iii) as part of a reorganization, consolidation, merger, or transfer of substantially all of the assets of Gibson or those relating to the Music Rising initiative.
How is Personal Information protected?
We do not authorize our service providers to use your Personal Information for purposes other than to execute transactions requested by you and to provide related services to us. Notwithstanding the aforementioned, please keep in mind that we cannot guarantee that your Personal Information will not be lost, disclosed or accessed by accidental circumstances or by the unauthorized acts of others.
What other information does Gibson collect?
Does the Website link to other websites?
What are our policies regarding children?
Gibson does not knowingly collect Personal Information from anyone under thirteen (13) years of age who accesses the Website.
Do we have a mechanism to address questions and complaints about the handling of information that we collect?
If you have questions or concerns about any of our information collection or handling practices, or if you wish to change or remove any Personal Information provided to us, please contact us by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by postal mail at Music Rising, c/o The Gibson Foundation, 309 Plus Park Boulevard, Nashville, TN 37217.
Last Modified: December 2, 2009